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Pleas Entered in Meth-Smuggling Case at State Women’s Prison

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – An inmate at the South Dakota women’s prison has been sentenced on methamphetamine-related charges and seven others in the case have entered pleas.        Authorities allege that one of the inmates smuggled in the drugs and distributed it to seven other prisoners. Attorney General Marty Jackley says 34-year-old Loretta...
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National Military Appreciation Month

PIERRE, S.D. – At the encouragement of the South Dakota Department of Veterans Affairs, Gov. Dennis Daugaard has proclaimed May  as “National Military Appreciation Month,” a time  for all to honor, remember, recognize and appreciate those who have served in the past and those now serving, as well as their families. National Military Appreciation...
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South Dakota Tourism Industry Celebrates National Travel & Tourism Week

PIERRE, S.D. – National Travel & Tourism Week will be celebrated nationwide  May 1-7. The week is a salute to travel and tourism in America, and a celebration of what travel means to American jobs, economic growth and personal well-being. In 2015, South Dakota’s tourism industry saw more visitor spending than any prior year....
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Governor Requests Flags At Half-Staff To Honor Terry Redlin

PIERRE, S.D. – Gov. Dennis Daugaard has requested that all flags in the state be flown at half-staff from 8 a.m. until sunset on Friday, April 29, to honor the life of Terry Redlin.   The iconic South Dakota artist passed away on Sunday, April 24, at age 78. Public visitation will be held...
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